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  1. Merkel: EU leadership deal will take timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... executive will be a lengthy process and warns it would be negligent to freeze out Britain. Merkel backs former Luxembourg leader Jean-Claude Juncker to head the European Commission, but Britain opposes the veteran advocate of EU integration. Juncker ...

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  2. Do the European Parliamentary Elections Matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... of the European Commission. The two main front-runners are Jean-Claude Juncker, the former prime minister of Luxembourg, who is supported by the conservative grouping of the European People's Party, and Martin Schulz, a German politician and the ...

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  3. Luxembourg country profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2013 | BBC News

    With roots stretching back to the 10th century, Luxembourg's history is closely intertwined with that of its more powerful neighbours, especially Germany.

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  4. Election Over, Europe Launches a Turf WarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Jean-Claude Juncker, a former prime minister of Luxembourg, is one of the leading candidates for the European Commission's presidency.

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  5. (moreRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Croatian Information Center

    ... over the course of the two-day event. The Congress elected Jean-Claude Juncker , the former Prime Minister of Luxembourg, as the EPP candidate for President of the European Commission.Jean-Claude Juncker will now spearhead the EPP's EU-wide campaign ...

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  6. As row rages over man set for EU top job... democracy is a dirty...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... who have been rejected by their national electorates. Jean-Claude Juncker, who was turfed out of office in Luxembourg in December but is now a favourite for the position of President, certainly meets that criterion. Like so many Euro-Commissioners, ...

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  7. Merkel eyes IMF's Lagarde for EU Commission chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... A German government spokesman declined to comment directly but said Merkel had reaffirmed her support for former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, who led the centre-right European People's Party slate in the parliamentary elections. ...

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  8. Merkel eyes IMF's Lagarde for EU Commission chief: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Steffen Seibert said the Reuters report was wrong. Merkel had reaffirmed on Monday her support for former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker , who led the center-right European People's Party slate in the parliamentary elections, he said. ...

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  9. Merkel: fighting for Juncker in top EU jobRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has offered a clear endorsement of Luxembourg's former premier Jean-Claude Juncker as the next European Commission leader after drawing criticism for appearing cool on her fellow conservative.

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  10. EU chief must be a reformer, stresses CameronRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... campaign trail in the Newark by-election, the Prime Minister was asked why he was against the former premier of Luxembourg, whom "nobody has ever heard of". He replied: "We need people running these organisations, whether it's the European Council, ...

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  11. David Cameron: 'UK could quit EU if Jean-Claude Juncker elected new president'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Independent

    ... Der Spiegel has reported. Mr Cameron is reported to have told German Chancellor Angela Merkel that if the ex-Luxembourg prime minister takes up the presidency, it could destabilise his Government to the extent that an in-out referendum would be need ...

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  12. Merkel eyes IMF's Lagarde for EU Commission chief - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | West Australian

    ... Steffen Seibert said the Reuters report was wrong. Merkel had reaffirmed on Monday her support for former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, who led the centre-right European People's Party slate in the parliamentary elections, he said. ...

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  13. Merkel eyes IMF's Lagarde for EU Commission chief-sourcesRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Reuters

    ... A German government spokesman declined to comment directly but said Merkel had reaffirmed her support for former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, who led the centre-right European People's Party slate in the parliamentary elections. ...

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  14. Blair: 'Dangerous To Ignore' EU Election ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Sky News

    ... Commission. He has reportedly said Britain could quit the EU if Jean-Claude Juncker - the former leader of Luxembourg who the Prime Minister sees as a symbol of Europe's past - is elected. According to German publication Der Spiegel, he is reported ...

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  15. Fun Night for the Eurosceptics: UKIP and Front National Storm Brussels; Infighting BeginsRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    ... EPP had claimed 212 seats in the European Parliament to 185 Socialists, Juncker, the former prime minister of Luxembourg, was presented as the next president of the EU executive by jubilant party supporters. "As lead candidate of the largest party, ...

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  16. It's time for a European presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... president of the European Commission. Leading the pack right now is one Jean-Claude Juncker, a federalist from Luxembourg, who one school of thought believes to be the democratically elected candidate. Juncker was, after all, the choice of the ...

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  17. Has Ukip's success in the European elections proved that...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | The Independent

    ... opinion. The European Parliament is a dysfunctional institution which spends half its life in transit between Luxembourg and Strasbourg, and does not deign to demand receipts for MPs' expenses. And the past five years have seen the worst economic ...

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  18. DGAP-PVR: ISARIA Wohnbau AG: Release according to Article 26, Section ...Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    ... On May 27, 2014, Falcon Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A., Luxembourg, Luxembourg has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on ISARIA Wohnbau AG, MA1 4nchen, Deutschland, have exceeded the 3%, ...

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  19. EU job shake-up to combat eurosceptics?Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Reuters

    ... Jean-Claude Juncker are the leading candidates from the three main political groups within the parliament. Former Luxembourg Prime Minister Juncker represents the largest group, the centre-right European People's Party. It won the most seats, but ...

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  20. Dgap-News: GSG Group: General Meeting of Shareholders held on 28 May 2014Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    in Luxembourg in front of a notary public (the "Meeting"), with approximately 91 percent of the voting rights present or represented. The Meeting approved the annual statutory and consolidated accounts as well as the allocation of financial results ...

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